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date: 24 February 2020

Gandhi, Mohandas Karamchand [known as Mahatma Gandhi]locked

(1869–1948)
  • Judith M. Brown

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Gandhi, Mohandas Karamchand [known as Mahatma Gandhi] (1869–1948), political leader and religious and social reformer, was born in Porbandar, Kathiawar, western India, on 2 October 1869, to Karamchand Uttamchand Gandhi and his fourth wife, Putlibai: he was the youngest of the one daughter and three sons of the marriage....

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